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AGREEMENT

AGREEMENT BETWEEN OWNER AND CONTRACTOR


for use when a stipulated price forms the
basis of payment and to be used only
with the General Conditions of the Contract

THIS AGREEMENT made on the day of in the year two


thousand and .

BY AND BETWEEN
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hereinafter called the "Owner"

AND
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hereinafter called the "Contractor"

WITNESSETH: that the Owner and Contractor undertake and agree as follows:

ARTICLE A-1 THE WORK

The Contractor shall:

(a) perform all the Work required by the Contract Documents for
_______________________ _____________________________________________. (See
Tender Form for Description) which have been signed in triplicate by both
the parties,

(b) do and fulfil everything indicated by this Agreement, and

(c) commence the Work by the day of , 20 and


substantially perform the Work of this Contract as certified by the
Engineer/Architect by the _______ day of _________ 20 .

(d) The "Engineer/Architect" is the person designated as such from time to time
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by the Owner.

ARTICLE A-2 CONTRACT DOCUMENTS

The following is an exact list of the Contract Documents referred to in Article A-1:
(SEE TABLE OF CONTENTS FOR LIST OF DOCUMENTS AND DRAWINGS). See
Attached

ARTICLE A-3 CONTRACT PRICE

THE CONTRACT PRICE IS $


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______________ (HST INCLUDED) Canadian funds which price shall be subject to
adjustments as may be required in accordance with the General Conditions of the
Contract.

ARTICLE A-4 PAYMENT

(a) Subject to applicable legislation and, where such legislation does not exist
or apply, in accordance with such prescribed regulations or industry
practice respecting holdback percentages and in accordance with the
provisions of the General Conditions of the Contract, the Owner shall:

(1) make monthly payments to the Contractor on account of the


Contract Price. The amounts of such payments shall be as
certified by the Engineer/Architect; and
(2) upon Substantial Performance of the work as certified by the
Engineer/Architect pay to the contractor any unpaid balance of
holdback monies then due; and
(3) upon Total Performance of the Work as certified by the
Engineer/Architect pay to the contractor any unpaid balance of the
Contract Price then due.

(b) If the Owner fails to make payments to the Contractor as they become due
under the terms of this Contract or in any award by a court, interest at the
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rate and in the manner specified in GC21-Certificates and Payments, shall


become due and payable until payment. Such interest shall be calculated
and added to any unpaid amounts monthly.

ARTICLE A-5 ADDRESSES FOR NOTICES

All communications in writing between the parties or between them and the
Engineer/Architect shall be deemed to have been received by the addressee if
delivered to the individual or to a member of the firm or to an officer of the
Corporation for whom they are intended or if sent by post or by facsimile
addressed as follows:

The Owner at: ________________________________________________________________


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________________________________________________________________

The Contractor at:

________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________

The Engineer/Architect at:

__________________________________________________________
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__________________________________________________________

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ARTICLE A-6 SUCCESSION

The General Conditions of the Contract hereto annexed, and all other aforesaid
Contract Documents, are all to be read into and form part of this Agreement and
the whole shall constitute the Contract between the parties and subject to law
and the provisions of the Contract Documents shall ensure to the benefit of and
be binding upon the parties hereto, their respective heirs, legal representatives,
successors and assigns.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF the parties hereto have executed this Agreement under
their respective corporate seals and by the hands of their proper officers hereunto
duly authorized.

SIGNED, SEALED AND DELIVERED


in the presence of:

OWNER: CONTRACTOR

______________________________ ______________________________
signed
signed

______________________________ ______________________________
name and title name and title

_____________________________ ______________________________
date signed / witnessed

______________________________
name and title
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______________________________
date

N.B. Where any legal jurisdiction, local practice or client requirement calls for
proof of authority to execute this document, proof of such authority in the form of
a certified copy of a resolution naming the person or persons in question as
authorized to sign the Agreement for and on behalf of the Corporation or
Partnership, should be attached.

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